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St. Edmunds Township Museum

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Local History

Simple and wonderful. A get place to check out and explore. Local history with great flavor and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
personal tour with wonderful guide!

My daughters and I popped in on a wednesday around lunch to check out the museum. We were the only... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
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We are a seasonal museum that displays the local history of Tobermory, St. Edmunds and the Bruce Peninsula, Ontario Check out our Facebook page St.Edmunds & Peninsula Museum
Hours Today: Closed
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
7072 6 Hwy, Tobermory, Ontario N0H 2R0, Canada
+1 519-373-7032
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Reviewed 14 July 2013

I loved this little museum on Highway six. It is well laid out and very informative. I would highly recommend it.

2  Thank KitchenerJimmy
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Simple and wonderful. A get place to check out and explore. Local history with great flavor and education

Thank Roam64616228725
Reviewed 8 August 2018

My daughters and I popped in on a wednesday around lunch to check out the museum. We were the only ones there so we paid our donation entry fee and the lovely woman (I never did get her name) gave us a guided tour of...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Small, but shows history of area running from pre-European contact, First Nation history to recent history. Many artefacts and items of interest. Enthusiastic staff.

Thank andy_geology
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The museum is a fabulous collection or items, artifacts and history documenting all that is Tobermory and surrounding area. The log cabin gives a glimpse of what early life for the local settlers was like. I am partial to the Cabin as it was originally...More

Thank Delicia1973
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is an interesting little museum. Gives you a good background of the area. The volunteer was very knowledgeable

Thank DawnRoss
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Well informed docents and well labeled exhibits make this a worthwhile stop. Check in at the schoolhouse building before visiting the early settlers log cabin.

Thank Veedubbr
Reviewed 23 August 2017

A great way to spend a rainy afternoon. Interesting memorabilia from when this museum was a one-room schoolhouse. Other items as well such as church items and town items.

Thank timnadia
Reviewed 30 July 2017

An interesting little museum showing much local history and many photographs. The staff were knowledgeable and helpful too and we spent a happy morning there.

Thank Rosemary P
Reviewed 3 September 2016

There is a rich maritime and land history to this unique piece of geography at the type of the Bruce Peninsula. This little museum provides a glimpse into what life was like in days gone by, long before tourists ever set foot on this part...More

1  Thank Susan S
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Our host was very knowledgable and grew up in the area. The school house artifacts reminds you of Little House on the Prairie and the home is very well preserved and takes you back in time. Worth the stop even on a sunny day

Thank Leslie M
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